Category Archives: resources

Mile High Youth Corps Hiring for Summer!

Are you 17-24 years old? Do you need a job and money for school? Are you looking to gain new skills? Are you interested in conservation? Then you’ll want to check out Mile High Youth Corps’ Summer of Service Program (SOS). SOS is an intensive, team-based, 12 week-long program.  The SOS Corpsmembers serve on conservation

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This an amazing and empowering paid opportunity, the Youth Partnership for Health (YPH) youth advisory council is excited to announce openings for 2016-2017!

We are seeking young people ages 13-19, with diverse life and/or geographic experiences, to participate as consultants on a statewide advisory council.  This council is open for ANYONE and EVERYONE to apply.  If you answer yes to any of these then this council is for you!   Are you interested in standing up for the health and

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Protect Planet Earth on Global Youth Service Day

Is protecting the environment important to you? Five of the UN’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals are related to environmental issues: SDG #7- Renewable Energy, #12- Responsible Consumption, #13- Climate Change, #14- Life Below Water, and #15- Life on Land. Needless to say, planet Earth needs our love and attention ASAP! Make it your GYSD project

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March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, Learn the History and How you can Help!

In 1987, President Ronald Reagan proclaimed March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. The presidential proclamation called upon Americans to provide the “encouragement and opportunities” necessary for people with developmental disabilities to reach their potential. It is certainly a positive step that we have a month dedicated to bringing awareness to people living with developmental disabilities. However, disabled

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Rise Above Colorado is Recruiting Youth for a Paid Position on Their Youth Council!!!

Purpose: Rise Above Colorado, an expansion of the Colorado Meth Project, is recruiting for its statewide Teen Action Council to further the organization’s mission of empowering young adults to lead lives free of drug abuse. The Teen Action Council represents the geographic and personal diversity of the state in order to support Rise Above Colorado in effectively reaching all youth

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Think Like a Genius 2nd ANNUAL CHALLENGE 2016 is a MUST!

The Think Like a Genius® Foundation Challenge invites organizations to assemble teams of young people between the ages of 14 and 19 to address pressing community issues in Denver. Qualifying teams and their Adult Leaders will be given stipends, and the top three teams that develop the most creative, effective solutions over seven-week period will

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Please join us in the celebration of Colorado’s Youth of the Year Finalist

Please join us in the celebration of Colorado’s most impressive young leaders. Hear from each of them about their journey and vision for the future.  Be with us as we  announce which one will represent Colorado at the regional event and which one will represent Colorado’s military later this year. 4:30 – 5:30 Meet and

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A healthier Colorado for Youth

What is Imagine Colorado? Imagine Colorado is a first-of-its kind statewide open innovation “ideas” challenge, presented by the Colorado Innovation Network and LiveWell Colorado, asking the question “How would you connect Colorado’s youth to a healthier lifestyle?” Imagine Colorado is an ideation challenge where we will reward the top ideas regardless of the submitter’s ability

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1st Annual Changing the Narrative Summit for African American Males

The My Brother’s Keeper Initiative of Denver is excited to support the upcoming Changing the Narrative Summit for African American Males hosted by the League of Leadership Mentoring Program. Please see details below, as well as the link of where to register and encourage young men to come and spend the day with their peers. We would

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Get a Job with the CDC and other GOV agencies as a student or a recent graduate

An exciting opportunity for students or recent graduates – 2016 CDC Summer Jobs in a variety of agencies/locations around the country including PA, OH, WV, WA and Atlanta of course!  This came across the OH SOPHE listserv so please forgive duplication. Attached summary of job notices and application instructions (let me know if you cannot

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